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12:00 AM 
Arts In Every Classroom: A Workshop for Elementary School Teachers, The  "Workshop 2. Responding to the Arts"  Learner Team members and students compare two multi-arts performance pieces from different eras, Quidam (1996) and Parade (1917). They discover how our perception of a work of art is influenced by what we know about the time and place it was created. [P]

1:00 AM 
Economics U$A  "Inflation"  This program examines the economic and social costs of the inflationary spiral of the early 1960s and questions whether the problem of inflation has been solved. [P]

1:30 AM 
Economics U$A  "Banking System"  The S&L crisis is reviewed with a discussion of deposit insurance and the accountability of financial institutions. This program was revised in 1992. [P]

2:00 AM 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Connecting Skills to Text"  Learning to read in Charmon Evans's first-grade classroom in Port Hueneme, California is skills-oriented and fun. Students interact with a talking puppet or are contestants in the Word Wall Game Show. [P]

2:30 AM 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Promoting Readers As Leaders"  Valerie Kostandos believes all her first-grade students in Melrose, Massachusetts should take on the role of leader. This contributes to a learning climate where students see themselves as readers, writers, and leaders who manage their classroom routines. [P]

3:00 AM 
Habitable Planet, The  "Earth's Changing Climate"  Tropical glaciers are the world's thermometers; their melting is a signal that human activities are warming the planet. A California project tries to predict whether natural ecosystems will be able to absorb enough additional carbon dioxide from the atmosphere in the next 50 years to mitigate the full impact of human-induced greenhouse gas emissions. [P]

3:30 AM 
Habitable Planet, The  "Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment"  Earth's essential systems are being stressed in many ways. There are many tipping points in the environment, beyond which there could be serious consequences. [P]

4:00 AM 
Good Morning Mission Hill: The Freedom to Teach, The Freedom to Learn Imagine a public school environment based on respecting every child and adult's limitless possibilities! Unlike most of their public school peers, Mission Hill teachers have control of their curriculum, and a say in just about every aspect of school life. At this Boston public school academics connect to experiences, empathy and exploration are valued, and children with diverse abilities and backgrounds flourish. [P]

5:00 AM 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Games and Sports"  What could be more fun than combining games and crafts? Craft a game board, make up a game, or celebrate your favorite team. We begin with team bracelets in your school colors. [P]

5:30 AM 
Signing Time!  "Days of the Week"  The Signing Time friends learn to sign all seven day of the week. [P]

6:00 AM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Tomatillos"  Meet the tomatillo - this small, plump, green fruit was a favorite of the Aztecs and stars in any number of Mexican dishes today. Its tart flavor is worlds apart from the taste of tomatoes, but is just as juicy and unforgettable. [P]

6:30 AM 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "Meatless Grilling"  Steve prepares a vegetarian menu of flame-seared portobello mushrooms topped with cheese, ginger-studded grilled tofu and macaroni and cheese with fire-roasted onions. [G]

7:00 AM 
Journeys In India  "Agra and Its Environs"  [P]

7:30 AM 
Journeys In Africa  "Tarangire: Land of the Elephant"  [P]

8:00 AM 
Ask This Old House  "All About Kitchen Renovations/Chef Michael Symon"  All about kitchen renovations: Tom and Kevin help a homeowner install new cabinets; Richard shows many options for countertops; and Kevin visits the Cleveland home and restaurant kitchens of Chef Michael Symon for ideas and inspiration. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodturning Workshop  "Shipping Tube Ornament"  It's time for Woodturning Workshop's Annual Viewer Holiday Ornament project. This year's winning turning is made with walnut, veneer, inlay and a shipping tube. [P]

9:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Restaurant Farms (GA, WA, CA)"  [P]

9:30 AM 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Best of Summer"  Host Katie Brown's summer-inspired recipes and outdoor-entertaining projects make the most of the season. In the Kitchen: cucumber salad, poached salmon with dill and berry cake. [P]

10:00 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Sweaters"  Robyn is first up with a fashionable granny square sweater designed by Tammy Hildebrand and then Kristin will show how to knit a directional rib cardigan by Irina Poludennko. Afghan square this week is a crochet Scalloped Shell. [P]

10:30 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Crochet Caps for Him and Her"  Ellen Gormely teaches you how to work crocheted cables and how to crochet with beads as she makes two hats. Brett Bara combines knitting and weaving in a scarf that shows off a special yarn. [P]

11:00 AM 
It's Sew Easy  "Jackets"  [P]

11:30 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Scarves"  Robyn will show how to make a Tunisian scarf designed by Kim Guzman and then Kristin shares a color work knit scarf by Irina Poludennko. Afghan square is crochet Pretty in Pink. [P]

12:00 PM 
Arts In Every Classroom: A Workshop for Elementary School Teachers, The  "Workshop 2. Responding to the Arts"  Learner Team members and students compare two multi-arts performance pieces from different eras, Quidam (1996) and Parade (1917). They discover how our perception of a work of art is influenced by what we know about the time and place it was created. [P]

1:00 PM 
Economics U$A  "Inflation"  This program examines the economic and social costs of the inflationary spiral of the early 1960s and questions whether the problem of inflation has been solved. [P]

1:30 PM 
Economics U$A  "Banking System"  The S&L crisis is reviewed with a discussion of deposit insurance and the accountability of financial institutions. This program was revised in 1992. [P]

2:00 PM 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Connecting Skills to Text"  Learning to read in Charmon Evans's first-grade classroom in Port Hueneme, California is skills-oriented and fun. Students interact with a talking puppet or are contestants in the Word Wall Game Show. [P]

2:30 PM 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Promoting Readers As Leaders"  Valerie Kostandos believes all her first-grade students in Melrose, Massachusetts should take on the role of leader. This contributes to a learning climate where students see themselves as readers, writers, and leaders who manage their classroom routines. [P]

3:00 PM 
Habitable Planet, The  "Earth's Changing Climate"  Tropical glaciers are the world's thermometers; their melting is a signal that human activities are warming the planet. A California project tries to predict whether natural ecosystems will be able to absorb enough additional carbon dioxide from the atmosphere in the next 50 years to mitigate the full impact of human-induced greenhouse gas emissions. [P]

3:30 PM 
Habitable Planet, The  "Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment"  Earth's essential systems are being stressed in many ways. There are many tipping points in the environment, beyond which there could be serious consequences. [P]

4:00 PM 
Good Morning Mission Hill: The Freedom to Teach, The Freedom to Learn Imagine a public school environment based on respecting every child and adult's limitless possibilities! Unlike most of their public school peers, Mission Hill teachers have control of their curriculum, and a say in just about every aspect of school life. At this Boston public school academics connect to experiences, empathy and exploration are valued, and children with diverse abilities and backgrounds flourish. [P]

5:00 PM 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Games and Sports"  What could be more fun than combining games and crafts? Craft a game board, make up a game, or celebrate your favorite team. We begin with team bracelets in your school colors. [P]

5:30 PM 
Signing Time!  "Days of the Week"  The Signing Time friends learn to sign all seven day of the week. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Italian American Sandwiches #2"  Once again, Lidia looks at the history of some Italian American local sandwich beginnings, starting with Baltimore's Italian American Civic Club Sandwich, a Primanti Sandwich and a Prosciutto, Scallion and Egg Sandwich. She also makes a delicious Celery, Artichoke and Mortadella Salad to accompany the sandwiches. [P]

6:30 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Let's Start with Soup"  [P]

7:00 PM 
Nick Stellino Cooking with Friends  "Ratatouille, Tomato Sauce & Pasta"  [P]

7:30 PM 
Mike Colameco's Real Food [P]

8:00 PM 
Ask This Old House  "All About Kitchen Renovations/Chef Michael Symon"  All about kitchen renovations: Tom and Kevin help a homeowner install new cabinets; Richard shows many options for countertops; and Kevin visits the Cleveland home and restaurant kitchens of Chef Michael Symon for ideas and inspiration. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North Wales: Feisty and Poetic"  Rick takes in Mount Snowdon, medieval castles and Victorian promenades. He learns a bit of Welsh, follows a miner deep into a slate mine, and herds sheep with a clever dog. [G]

9:00 PM 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Thailand, Golden Triangle"  Rudy visits an elephant orphanage, takes mahout lessons, explores villages and meets Buddhist Monks. [G]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Italian American Sandwiches #2"  Once again, Lidia looks at the history of some Italian American local sandwich beginnings, starting with Baltimore's Italian American Civic Club Sandwich, a Primanti Sandwich and a Prosciutto, Scallion and Egg Sandwich. She also makes a delicious Celery, Artichoke and Mortadella Salad to accompany the sandwiches. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Let's Start with Soup"  [P]

10:30 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Artisan Mescal"  Mescal is having a real renaissance, both in Mexico and in fine cocktail emporiums all over the United States. Rick takes us on a journey to see how a small Oaxacan distiller hand-crafts this fine spirit renowned for its rich, smoky complexity and brightness. [P]

11:00 PM 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Verrine"  Chef Keller presents the current culinary rage in France called verrine, or serving foods in different shaped glasses. It's both practical and beautiful, allowing guests to easily carry their food at a gathering. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North Wales: Feisty and Poetic"  Rick takes in Mount Snowdon, medieval castles and Victorian promenades. He learns a bit of Welsh, follows a miner deep into a slate mine, and herds sheep with a clever dog. [G]


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